Period
to 12 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > London
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 64 47 49
Rank change year-on-year -17 +2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Retail 1,415 3,239 4,047
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.40% 5.50% 5.62%
As % of the General category 9.00% 11.34% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,233 2,503 2,985
Median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.69% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £32,850
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £93,750
England median annual salary £57,361 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.22% +8.00% -4.76%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15,723 28,556 36,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.84% 48.51% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12,536 22,597 28,081
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% +3.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in London.

Salary trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in London over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in London

Retail
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the London region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -19 290 £65,000 +4.00% 19
West London +2 122 £75,000 +30.43% 14
South London +6 27 £65,000 +30.00% 3
East London +25 19 £26,500 -66.88% 4
North London -13 1 £35,000 -37.50% 3
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Retail.

1 567 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
2 410 (28.98%) E-Commerce
3 369 (26.08%) Finance
4 301 (21.27%) JavaScript
5 270 (19.08%) Java
6 227 (16.04%) Azure
7 218 (15.41%) AWS
8 196 (13.85%) Scrum
9 182 (12.86%) Python
10 181 (12.79%) SQL
11 169 (11.94%) Microservices
12 167 (11.80%) Banking
13 166 (11.73%) Software Engineering
14 164 (11.59%) Node.js
14 164 (11.59%) Analytics
15 163 (11.52%) Project Management
16 162 (11.45%) DevOps
17 160 (11.31%) Degree
18 156 (11.02%) User Experience
19 148 (10.46%) Docker
20 138 (9.75%) HTML
21 137 (9.68%) Kubernetes
22 131 (9.26%) React
23 129 (9.12%) Problem-Solving
24 128 (9.05%) TDD
25 127 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
25 127 (8.98%) QA
26 124 (8.76%) CSS
27 119 (8.41%) Terraform
28 118 (8.34%) Microsoft

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 39 (2.76%) Confluence
3 34 (2.40%) CMS
4 28 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (1.70%) SharePoint
6 13 (0.92%) Apache
7 7 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.42%) Tornado
9 5 (0.35%) Drupal
9 5 (0.35%) nginx
9 5 (0.35%) SAS
9 5 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.28%) Gunicorn
10 4 (0.28%) Jupyter
10 4 (0.28%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.28%) Mule
10 4 (0.28%) WordPress
11 3 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 45 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 21 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (1.20%) Sketch
6 15 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 10 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.64%) InVision
10 6 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.42%) Adobe XD
11 5 (0.35%) InDesign
12 4 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
12 4 (0.28%) MS Visio
13 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.14%) Zeplin
15 1 (0.071%) CINEMA 4D
15 1 (0.071%) Marvel
15 1 (0.071%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.071%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 44 (3.11%) Magento
2 15 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
2 15 (1.06%) Shopify
3 12 (0.85%) Adobe Campaign
3 12 (0.85%) Distributed Ledger
4 8 (0.57%) R3 Corda
5 7 (0.49%) NetSuite
6 6 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.21%) Finacle
7 3 (0.21%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 3 (0.21%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.21%) SAP Retail
7 3 (0.21%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.14%) Sage 50
8 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 227 (16.04%) Azure
2 218 (15.41%) AWS
3 105 (7.42%) SaaS
4 92 (6.50%) GCP
5 62 (4.38%) Office 365
6 41 (2.90%) Serverless
7 32 (2.26%) Power Platform
8 27 (1.91%) IaaS
8 27 (1.91%) PaaS
9 24 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
10 21 (1.48%) Google Analytics
11 19 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
11 19 (1.34%) IBM Cloud
12 14 (0.99%) iPaaS
13 13 (0.92%) PowerApps
14 12 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (0.71%) GitHub
16 8 (0.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.12%) Firewall
2 19 (1.34%) WAN
3 18 (1.27%) Internet
4 16 (1.13%) LAN
4 16 (1.13%) Wireless
5 15 (1.06%) VPN
6 11 (0.78%) DNS
6 11 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (0.49%) BGP
7 7 (0.49%) DHCP
7 7 (0.49%) Network Security
8 6 (0.42%) MPLS
8 6 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.35%) FTP
9 5 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (0.35%) VoIP
10 4 (0.28%) DSL
10 4 (0.28%) HTTP
10 4 (0.28%) Intranet
10 4 (0.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 69 (4.88%) Big Data
3 66 (4.66%) Hadoop
4 58 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 57 (4.03%) NoSQL
6 38 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (2.61%) MySQL
8 31 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 31 (2.19%) Power BI
9 30 (2.12%) Amazon Redshift
10 27 (1.91%) Neo4j
11 22 (1.55%) Relational Database
12 19 (1.34%) Amazon Athena
13 17 (1.20%) Apache Hive
13 17 (1.20%) Blockchain
13 17 (1.20%) SQL Server 2019
14 14 (0.99%) BigQuery
15 13 (0.92%) Redis
15 13 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 101 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 65 (4.59%) JIRA
3 58 (4.10%) Jenkins
4 35 (2.47%) Cucumber
5 32 (2.26%) Maven
5 32 (2.26%) webpack
6 25 (1.77%) JUnit
7 23 (1.63%) Vagrant
8 21 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 21 (1.48%) Mocha
8 21 (1.48%) Selenium
9 18 (1.27%) Jasmine
10 13 (0.92%) Bitbucket
10 13 (0.92%) Cypress.io
10 13 (0.92%) Gradle
11 10 (0.71%) IntelliJ
11 10 (0.71%) TeamCity
11 10 (0.71%) Xcode
12 9 (0.64%) GitLab
12 9 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 369 (26.08%) Finance
2 167 (11.80%) Banking
3 105 (7.42%) Marketing
4 65 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 56 (3.96%) Public Sector
6 42 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.69%) Games
8 30 (2.12%) Automotive
9 25 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 25 (1.77%) Legal
10 24 (1.70%) Advertising
11 23 (1.63%) Publishing
12 21 (1.48%) Law
13 18 (1.27%) Police
14 15 (1.06%) Digital Economy
15 14 (0.99%) German Language
15 14 (0.99%) Wholesale Banking
16 13 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.85%) Private Banking
18 11 (0.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 369 (26.08%) Developer
2 142 (10.04%) Analyst
3 111 (7.84%) Architect
4 87 (6.15%) Project Manager
5 84 (5.94%) Java Developer
6 73 (5.16%) Business Analyst
7 67 (4.73%) Senior Developer
8 59 (4.17%) Consultant
9 58 (4.10%) Full Stack Developer
10 51 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
11 42 (2.97%) Junior
11 42 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
12 40 (2.83%) Senior Manager
13 39 (2.76%) Data Engineer
13 39 (2.76%) Designer
14 37 (2.61%) IT Manager
15 36 (2.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 34 (2.40%) .NET Developer
17 32 (2.26%) React Developer
17 32 (2.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (11.59%) Node.js
2 138 (9.75%) HTML
3 131 (9.26%) React
4 124 (8.76%) CSS
5 108 (7.63%) .NET
6 74 (5.23%) AngularJS
7 56 (3.96%) RESTful
7 56 (3.96%) Web Services
8 43 (3.04%) REST
9 42 (2.97%) HTML5
10 41 (2.90%) Spring
11 38 (2.69%) Vue.js
12 33 (2.33%) Spring Boot
13 32 (2.26%) ASP.NET
13 32 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (2.26%) Redux
14 30 (2.12%) Jest
15 29 (2.05%) jQuery
16 27 (1.91%) .NET Framework
17 26 (1.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 156 (11.02%) User Experience
2 86 (6.08%) Mobile App
3 73 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 46 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
6 36 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (2.47%) Blog
8 30 (2.12%) Algorithms
8 30 (2.12%) FMCG
9 26 (1.84%) iPad
10 24 (1.70%) Cloud Native
11 23 (1.63%) Management Information System
12 21 (1.48%) Public Cloud
13 20 (1.41%) Acoustics
14 17 (1.20%) PMI
14 17 (1.20%) Social Media
15 16 (1.13%) EPoS
16 15 (1.06%) Virtual Team
17 14 (0.99%) Data Centre
18 12 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 89 (6.29%) Android
2 75 (5.30%) Linux
3 68 (4.81%) Apple iOS
4 66 (4.66%) Windows
5 18 (1.27%) Unix
6 17 (1.20%) Windows 10
7 15 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 12 (0.85%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.71%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.071%) Debian
12 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.071%) MVS
12 1 (0.071%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
2 410 (28.98%) E-Commerce
3 196 (13.85%) Scrum
4 169 (11.94%) Microservices
5 166 (11.73%) Software Engineering
6 164 (11.59%) Analytics
7 163 (11.52%) Project Management
8 162 (11.45%) DevOps
9 129 (9.12%) Problem-Solving
10 128 (9.05%) TDD
11 127 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 99 (7.00%) Test Automation
13 98 (6.93%) Coaching
14 96 (6.78%) Mentoring
15 95 (6.71%) BDD
16 84 (5.94%) Artificial Intelligence
17 83 (5.87%) Logistics
18 79 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
18 79 (5.58%) Machine Learning
19 78 (5.51%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 301 (21.27%) JavaScript
2 270 (19.08%) Java
3 182 (12.86%) Python
4 181 (12.79%) SQL
5 81 (5.72%) C#
6 60 (4.24%) PHP
7 51 (3.60%) TypeScript
8 46 (3.25%) Scala
9 39 (2.76%) Apple Swift
10 37 (2.61%) Kotlin
11 34 (2.40%) Bash Shell
12 28 (1.98%) C++
13 26 (1.84%) C
13 26 (1.84%) Objective-C
13 26 (1.84%) Ruby
14 24 (1.70%) ES6
15 23 (1.63%) Java 8
16 22 (1.55%) PowerShell
17 19 (1.34%) R
17 19 (1.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 160 (11.31%) Degree
2 40 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (1.34%) PMI Certification
4 17 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (0.92%) ISEB
6 13 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 12 (0.85%) CCNP
7 12 (0.85%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.64%) CISSP
11 8 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (0.49%) CCNA
12 7 (0.49%) CISM
12 7 (0.49%) MBA
13 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.42%) PhD
13 6 (0.42%) PMP
14 4 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (8.98%) QA
2 21 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.20%) NIST
4 16 (1.13%) SLA
5 13 (0.92%) PMO
6 12 (0.85%) GDPR
7 10 (0.71%) COBIT
8 6 (0.42%) NCSC
8 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.071%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.071%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.071%) IFRS
11 1 (0.071%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.071%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.071%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.071%) P3O
11 1 (0.071%) SEPA
System Software
1 148 (10.46%) Docker
2 44 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.48%) VirtualBox
4 10 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.64%) vSphere
6 8 (0.57%) HDFS
7 7 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.35%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.21%) Apache Flume
12 2 (0.14%) Firmware
12 2 (0.14%) XenApp
12 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.071%) Postfix
13 1 (0.071%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.071%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 137 (9.68%) Kubernetes
2 119 (8.41%) Terraform
3 68 (4.81%) Ansible
4 23 (1.63%) SCCM
5 22 (1.55%) Docker Swarm
6 9 (0.64%) Istio
6 9 (0.64%) SCOM
7 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (0.49%) Puppet
8 3 (0.21%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.21%) Grafana
8 3 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.21%) RSA enVision
9 2 (0.14%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.071%) Kibana
10 1 (0.071%) Packer
10 1 (0.071%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.071%) WSUS
10 1 (0.071%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 118 (8.34%) Microsoft
2 92 (6.50%) Google
3 69 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
4 68 (4.81%) Oracle
5 62 (4.38%) Adobe
6 50 (3.53%) SAP
7 33 (2.33%) hybris
8 29 (2.05%) VMware
9 27 (1.91%) Cisco
10 26 (1.84%) Cloudera
11 25 (1.77%) Hortonworks
11 25 (1.77%) IBM
12 23 (1.63%) Capita
13 21 (1.48%) Demandware
14 19 (1.34%) Apple
15 16 (1.13%) Informatica
16 14 (0.99%) Talend
17 13 (0.92%) Databricks
18 12 (0.85%) Meraki
18 12 (0.85%) Tableau